The Child with Autism Learns About Faith
The Child with Autism Learns About Faith Kathy Labosh ~ Future Horizons: Arlington, Texas
This book begins with a helpful chapter on the learning styles of individuals with autism for the person who may be unfamiliar. It features lesson plans based on the unique learning style of individuals with autism using images and physical interaction. It gives helpful tips on setting up the classroom and staff the program. It also give tips on integrating the child with autism into the “typical” classrooms. Resources such as recommended Bibles, thematically related story videos, appropriate CDs, and music videos are detailed. The goal is designing a class to meet the needs of the child with autism AND their parents. Fifteen faith lessons with complete lesson plans are presented on: Creation, Adam Names the Animals, Adam and Eve, Temptation, Cain and Able, Noah, Abraham, Isaac and Rebekah, Jacob, Joseph and His Dreams, Joseph in Egypt, Moses in the Bullrushes, Moses and the Burning Bush, Moses and Pharaoh, Passover and the Red Sea. A must-have for the person seeking to reach out to this population.
Bonnie Kimpling-Kelly, Teacher/Behavior Analyst